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Nelda Y.

Duluth, GA

$55/hr

Psychology and English Tutor

Usually responds in about 2 days

Psychology and English Tutor

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As a Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist, I have been fully licensed in GA since 2007. I am currently in private practice working with children, adolescents, and adults. My experience includes for profit and non-profit community, clinic, hospital, university, and residential milieu. In addition, I have supervised interns, associate licensed, and paraprofessional in the field. I have also served on the faculty of an university for nearly ten years, teaching Psychology, College English, ESL and test prep courses, as well as directing a student tutoring center, and studies abroad.

Science:
Psychology,
Sociology
Language:
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar,
Reading,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD
Homeschool:
English,
Reading,
Writing
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
Grammar,
Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

ADD/ADHD

I am a mental/behavioral health therapist. I am licensed in GA since 2007 as professional counselor and marriage and family therapist. I have worked specifically with children as well as adults with ADHD among other diagnoses since 2003 in GA.

English

As a former faculty member of a university and an English institute, I have taught Intensive English to teens and young adults in the ESL program, Basic English, Mastery English, College Writing and Composition, and Presentation Skills courses. In addition, I have prepared students for standardized tests as TOEFL , TSE, GMAT, GRE, SAT, etcetera.

Grammar

My experience includes teaching grammar to children and adults in ESL, test preparation programs, and in the university setting. The courses include remedial or Basic English, Mastery English, College Writing and Composition, TOEFL, TSE, SAT and ACT test preparation.

Proofreading

As a former faculty member of a university and an English institute, I have taught Intensive English to teens and young adults in the ESL program, Basic English, Mastery English, College Writing and Composition(MLA and APA formats), and Presentation Skills courses. I have also prepared students for standardized tests as TOEFL , TSE, GMAT, GRE, SAT, etcetera. In addition, my experience includes writing contributions to research, critiques for a professional journal,professional resume writing, and accreditation reports among others.

Psychology

I'm a Licensed therapist with experience also on the faculty of the Psychology department of a university for nearly ten years, teaching courses as intro psychology, sociology, abnormal, family systems, developmental psychology, etcetera.

Reading

I have taught reading to both native and non-native students in ESL and university settings. My methods are student centered and dynamic. The approach may be multisensory particularly with beginners. Whereas, I may use a more integrative approach with more advanced readers that focus on purpose, process, and comprehension.

Sociology

I'm a Licensed therapist with experience also on the faculty of the Psychology department of a university for nearly ten years, teaching courses as intro psychology, sociology, abnormal, family systems, developmental psychology, etc.

TOEFL

My experience in Intensive English and ESL programs includes preparing students for standardized tests like the TOEFL and TSE.

Vocabulary

As a former faculty member of a university and an English institute, I have worked with children and young adults in developing their vocabulary in courses as Intensive English, Mastery English, and standardized tests preparation courses as the TOEFL, TSE, SAT, and ACT.

Writing

I was formerly a faculty member of a university and an English institute, teaching courses as College Writing and Composition(MLA and APA formats), English 101, Mastery English courses. My professional experience includes writing contributions to research, critiques for a professional journal,professional resume writing, and accreditation reports among others.

Art Education /Psychology
Lone Mountain College (USF), San Francisco
Master's

Education

Art Education /Psychology

Lone Mountain College (USF), San Francisco (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 36 hours notice required

If you are unable to keep an appointment, kindly give 24 hours notice. Otherwise we reserve the right to charge for time reserved, $25.

Travel policy

Nelda will travel within 15 miles of Duluth, GA 30096.


About Nelda

As a Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist, I have been fully licensed in GA since 2007. I am currently in private practice working with children, adolescents, and adults. My experience includes for profit and non-profit community, clinic, hospital, university, and residential milieu. In addition, I have supervised interns, associate licensed, and paraprofessional in the field. I have also served on the faculty of an university for nearly ten years, teaching Psychology, College English, ESL and test prep courses, as well as directing a student tutoring center, and studies abroad.

Education

Art Education /Psychology
Lone Mountain College (USF), San Francisco
Master's

Education

Art Education /Psychology

Lone Mountain College (USF), San Francisco (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
36 hours notice required

If you are unable to keep an appointment, kindly give 24 hours notice. Otherwise we reserve the right to charge for time reserved, $25.

Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Duluth, GA 30096

Nelda’s Subjects

Science:
Psychology,
Sociology
Language:
TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Grammar,
Reading,
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD
Homeschool:
English,
Reading,
Writing
Test Preparation:
TOEFL
Corporate Training:
Grammar,
Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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